Guest Editorial: Make Halter Great Again?

by Cindy Reich A petition was circulated in the halter arena at this year’s U.S. National show seeking support for moving the halter division of the National show away from Tulsa to a more “desirable” destination. The demands also included a way to show horses “in all...

Sport Horse Nationals and the *Ralvon Elijah Influence

*Ralvon Elijah (Ralvon Nazarene x Mill Hill Sharmal) inspired breeders on multiple continents. by Morgan Moore In 1986, a brilliant red Australian-born stallion made the long journey to the United States from the United Kingdom. The heavily Crabbet import featured the...

Pint-sized Dynamos: Tyler Hardin and “Zipy”

Tyler Hardin and the purebred Arabian gelding, AM Zipy Sharp Shooter (AM Power Raid x AM Zippy Handsom) owned by Mark Miller. Zipy and Tyler won the $1,500 1 meter jumper stake open against 70 other horse professionals and amateurs at the Las Vegas International Horse...

In this Issue: January 2017

130  2016 U.S. Nationals: The Halter Division One thing has never changed: the quiet, expectant hush in the arena when the National Champion is announced, by Cindy Reich 84 110 39 156 Volume 57 · Number 4 sport horse nationals 84 The Journey to Nampa — 2016 Sport...